Novato Unified has partnered with the national nonprofit, YouthTruth, to help us hear from you about what we are doing well, and how we can improve. From 1/7 - 1/25 the YouthTruth Family Survey will be open and we want to hear from you! Please take the 15-minute online survey here: ytsurvey.org/nusdfamily19 Your response is [...]
January 2018 January's Bulletin Board is all about "Believing in the Power of Yet". Students listed thing that they can not do "Yet", creating a mindset that allows them to pursue the skills they wish to develop.
Connecting the Dots Last year we read The Noisy Paint Box by Barb Rosenstalk, a book about the artist Vasily Kandinsky, the father of abstract art. We collaborated on and created a school wide mural inspired by his artwork. Kandinsky said “ Everything starts from a dot.” This year we read The Dot by Peter H. [...]
September 2017 Currently in the office at Lu Sutton Elementary is the Ms. Sargent's 3rd grade MATH LAND. Students prepared different math equations behind each window
Wellness in the Schools Wellness in the Schools (WITS) is a national non-profit that teaches kids healthy habits to learn and live better. We partner with public schools to provide nutrition and fitness education, healthy scratch-cooked meals, and active recess periods.Our approach improves student outcomes, and drives systemic, long-term change, shifting school cultures, and ultimately, [...]
Teachers, parents and community members watched early Wednesday as nearly 350 youngsters wiggled their fingers into the soil of seven raised garden beds at Lu Sutton Elementary School in Novato. The students planted green beans, winter squash and cabbage seeds in the plots as the school and Novato Unified School District celebrated the revival of [...]
Pick up your All in One Day packet from the office from August 7-11!
Lu Sutton's Ms. Sargent's Third Grade class has a Mushroom Math Project on exhibit at the DO. Stop by and view it!!
Created in response to a school wide reading of The Noisy Paint Box, The Colors and Sounds of Kandinsky’s Abstract Art by Barb Rosenstock, our Circles in Squares mural is a collaborative work of art integrating language arts, visual arts, art appreciation, socio-emotional development and math.